Car fire in Castlederg being treated as deliberate, say police

Mon, 09/03/2020 - 15:21 -- Editor

Police are appealing for information and witnesses following the report of vehicle on fire in the McCay Court area of Castlederg on Saturday 7th March.

Constable Johnston said: “Police attended the scene at alongside colleagues from NIFRS where it is believed a black Range Rover Evoque was set alight at approximately 10.10pm.

"Enquires are continuing to establish the cause of the fire however at this time it is believed to be deliberate.

“Police are particularly keen to speak to two individuals who were spotted in the area at the time or alternatively anyone with any information on this incident to contact police in Strabane on 101 quoting reference number 1898 of 07/03/2020.”

Information can also be provided to the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111, which is 100% anonymous and gives people the power to speak up and stop crime.